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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Unread 2019-02-19, 10:58 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Toronto Downtown, Bell VDSL Fibe
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Freedom Mobile - "Big GIG" US Roaming

Just returned from US trip using "Big Gig". Disappointed with Freedom's product as:
  • Their US partner, ATT, downgrades service to 3G from 4G immediately on connection
  • Data usage frequently interrupted by request for confirmation re data usage
  • Service became sporadically unavailable more frequently in second week
  • Service was sloooow!
Did I hear that US networks don't like "hot spotting"?
Will explore other options prior to next trip - local PAYG?

Former Rogers VIP, now Bell Fibe, Sony KDL40W3000, BDPS350, Philips Streamium NP2500 (2). DS209 NAS, Playbook
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